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Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Bartee Haile: Buck brings wild animals ‘back alive’

Columnist BARTEE HAILE writes about big game trapping Frank Buck, a Texas native to became a household name through his colorful accounts of collecting live animals for use by circuses and zoos.

Monday, December 27th, 2010

FBI still searching for missing San Marcos persons

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is looking for four San Marcos men and one male teenager from Chicago, all of whom disappeared in Mexico around Thanksgiving.

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Earp among Kyle city manager finalists

Kyle Interim City Manager James Earp is among four finalists being considered by the Kyle City Council to run the city's administration on a permanent basis. The four finalists will meet with the public next Monday, then...

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

The Devil's Clackdish: The Long Rocky Road

When local musicians take the stage for a Rocky Horror Review at the Gray Horse Saloon, 1904 RR 12, on Halloween, they will follow in the footsteps of a 35-year tradition of cult movie history.

Thursday, February 4th, 2010

CTMC adds rheumatologist to specialty staff

Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC) has added another specialty physician to the San Marcos area, Dr. Hassan Alissa, who specializes in rheumatology.

Monday, December 14th, 2009

Bobcats blown out at Texas

Already outgunned from the start, the Texas State men's basketball team probably didn't work as hard as the No. 2 Texas Longhorns last Saturday and lost, 87-54, in Austin.

Friday, April 10th, 2009

Spring Musical Review to showcase music, drama talent

The Texas State University Department of Theatre and Dance invites students, faculty and the community to the All Spring Musical Review on the main stage of the Theatre Center at 7:30 p.m. April 21-25 and 2 p.m....